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Crimson Tide Moves Indoors for Wednesday Practice

Crimson Tide Moves Indoors for Wednesday Practice

The football team continued its preparations for Saturday’s Southeastern Conference opener against Florida with a two-hour practice at the Hank Crisp Indoor Facility on Wednesday.

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Football Begins Game Planning for Florida

Football Begins Game Planning for Florida

The football team practiced for two hours in full pads Tuesday on the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields as it prepares for the Southeastern Conference opener on Saturday at Bryant-Denny Stadium against Florida.

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Football Welcomes Florida for SEC Opener on Saturday

Football Welcomes Florida for SEC Opener on Saturday

The football team wraps up its three-game home stand Saturday, Sept. 20, when it welcomes Florida to Bryant-Denny Stadium for the Southeastern Conference opener. The game marks the 38th meeting between the two teams with UA owning a 22-14 lead in the s…

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Tide may get starting WR, CB back for Gator game

Tide may get starting WR, CB back for Gator game

The key word in that headline, though, is “may,” especially as it pertains to the latter. With their SEC opener against looming five days down the road, Nick Saban used part of his allotted time during the SEC coaches teleconference to address the status of a pair of injured starters, wide receiver DeAndrew White and…

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Crimson Tide Defense Affecting the Quarterback

Crimson Tide Defense Affecting the Quarterback

It was one of those times in which the defensive statistic most people looked to first didn’t tell the story.

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No. 3/2 Alabama Football Beats Southern Mississippi, 52-12

No. 3/2 Alabama Football Beats Southern Mississippi, 52-12

The No. 3/2 ranked Alabama football team beat Southern Mississippi, 52-12, Saturday night in front of a sold-out crowd of 101,821.

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Halftime: Amari Cooper passes ‘Wizard of Oz’ against Southern Miss

Halftime: Amari Cooper passes ‘Wizard of Oz’ against Southern Miss

The No. 3 Alabama Crimson Tide may have played a sloppy first half against the Southern Miss Golden Eagles, but Nick Saban‘s squad still leads 21-6. Junior wide receiver Amari Cooper is once again the most impressive player on the field. The 6-1, 210-pound target has five receptions for 72 yards. At this point, Alabama quarterback…

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Bryant-Denny Stadium Prohibited Items

Bryant-Denny Stadium Prohibited Items

There are several items prohibited from entering Alabama athletics facilities. Click here for a complete list before making your way to Bryant-Denny Stadium on Saturday.

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AUBURN FOOTBALL

‘Football ages you in dog years,’ jokes a young Gus Malzahn

‘Football ages you in dog years,’ jokes a young Gus Malzahn

The Auburn coach marvels that 74-year-old Bill Snyder is still coaching, and will find out first hand when the Tigers face Kansas State on Thursday night.

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Dual-threat: Auburn, Kansas State QBs bring the offense

Dual-threat: Auburn, Kansas State QBs bring the offense

Veteran Auburn defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson has seen it all, and his latest assignment is to slow Kansas State in an era of plenty of football points.

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Road trip! Auburn may see biggest crowd in K-State history

Road trip! Auburn may see biggest crowd in K-State history

The Tigers will hit the road for a Top 25 game at Kansas State, and coach Gus Malzahn hopes experience will pay off for Auburn.

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Auburn Tigers in the National Football League – Week 2

Auburn Tigers in the National Football League – Week 2

Updates from Week 2 on former Auburn Tigers now playing professionally in the National Football League led by the return of Carolina QB Cam Newton.

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Kris Frost, Cassanova McKinzy a hit as Auburn linebackers

Kris Frost, Cassanova McKinzy a hit as Auburn linebackers

Auburn is putting a lot of trust in its starting linebackers this season, and they’ll take that to Thursday’s game at Kansas State.

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Auburn notebook: Gus Malzahn upbeat on D-line, Roc Thomas

Auburn notebook: Gus Malzahn upbeat on D-line, Roc Thomas

The Tigers’ coach said some positive things about his team, and players individually, heading to Thursday night’s game at Kansas State

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Auburn’s ready to welcome back Sammie Coates

Auburn’s ready to welcome back Sammie Coates

Last year’s leading receiver has one catch after two games, but there’s plenty of time to add to that total now that’s he’s back for Thursday’s game at Kansas State. There’s more in this extended notebook

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Auburn’s homecoming game will kick off at 3 p.m.

Auburn’s homecoming game will kick off at 3 p.m.

The Tigers will play Louisiana Tech on the SEC Network on Sept. 27, and honor the 1987 SEC champion Tigers as well

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Auburn smoothing out the wrinkles before Kansas State

Auburn smoothing out the wrinkles before Kansas State

The Tigers are farther along than last year this time as they find just the right spots for just the right players before traveling to Kansas State.

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Auburn still No. 5 heading to Top 25 match with K-State

Auburn still No. 5 heading to Top 25 match with K-State

Both teams were off last Saturday, both teams are 2-0 and both will be showcased in the Thursday night game on ESPN. Check out the polls…

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Tom Rossley returns, hopes to fix SMU’s offensive woes

The ship may be sinking, and this could be akin to rearranging the deck chairs, but SMU is not going down without an effort to turn things around in the here and now. Earlier this week SMU interim head coach Tom Mason announced that he has added Tim Davis to his Mustangs coaching staff, with Davis’…

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USF expects to get one starter back as another remains sidelined

There’s good news and not-so-good news when it comes to a pair of USF offensive starters. First, the good.  According to offensive coordinator Paul Wulff, offensive lineman Thor Jozwiak — could he have played any other position with that name? — will very likely play in the Bulls’ AAC opener Friday against UConn.  Jozwiak suffered…

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Report: starting Auburn DB suspended after verbal confrontation with coach

It appears No. 5 Auburn will go into its nationally-televised prime-time affair Thursday night without an experienced member of its secondary. An AU official, Ryan Black of the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer tweeted, confirmed that Jermaine Whitehead did not travel with his teammates to No. 20Kansas State earlier today.  Because of that, Whitehead will not play in…

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UofL QB Bonnafon mourning dad’s death, won’t be available Sat.

The latest example of many things being more important than a game of football is Louisville’s Reggie Bonnafon. The backup quarterback will not travel with his teammates for the Cardinals’ game against FIU Saturday because his father, Wallace Bonnafon, died unexpectedly Monday of heart failure.  The player didn’t practice Tuesday as he left the school…

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Jim Mora playing coy with Brett Hundley’s status for ASU game

UCLA already knows it won’t face Arizona State’s starting quarterback, Taylor Kelly, in a huge Pac-12 matchup a week from Thursday.  There are also question marks surrounding the Bruins’ starter at the position, but their head coach has decided to play things close to the vest for the time being. Brett Hundley suffered an elbow…

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David Ash retires from football; UT loses DT to season-ending injury

It was bad news all around on the personnel front for Texas Wednesday. During a press conference this evening, head coach Charlie Strong revealed that quarterback David Ash has decided to retire from the game of football due to multiple concussions.  Ash suffered yet another head injury in the season opener against North Texas and…

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D.J. Morgan leaves USC football, still has eyes on NFL

The star-crossed and injury-plagued USC football career of D.J. Morgan has officially come to an end. Tuesday, the running back-turned-defensive back as well as head coach Steve Sarkisian confirmed the player is no longer a part of the team.  Morgan will remain in school, however, as he wants to run track for the Trojans this…

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WR Joshua Stanford taking leave of absence from Hokies

Virginia Tech’s experience and depth at the wide receiver position has taken at least a short-term hit.  Whether it will turn into a long-term issue remains to be seen. Tuesday, Tech head coach Frank Beamer  announced that Joshua Stanford has been granted a leave of absence from the football team.  Other than to deal with…

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Report: Ed Orgeron turned down Nicholls State job

Earlier this month, out-of-work coach Ed Orgeron told 247Sports.com in an interview that while he “love[s] being at home with my kids, my wife and my family… it’s been special,” he also “can’t wait to get back to football.” As it turns out, Orgeron had the opportunity to do just that recently — and passed.…

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With appeal denied by NCAA, Michigan RB Ty Isaac will sit out 2014

The chance for transfer running back Ty Isaac to see the field was already slim after the running back’s initial request for a medical hardship waiver was denied back in August, but that chance has slipped down to none after his appeal was denied by the NCAA this week. Head coach Brady Hoke confirmed the news on Wednesday. “He’s…

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LSU FOOTBALL

LSU Issues Reminders; Encourages Early Arrival

LSU Issues Reminders; Encourages Early Arrival

BATON ROUGE – With the largest crowd in Tiger Stadium history expected on Saturday when No. 8 LSU hosts undefeated Mississippi State, LSU officials are asking fans to arrive early and to take advantage of the new parking lots around campus.

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Football Defense Among Nation’s Leaders

Football Defense Among Nation’s Leaders

BATON ROUGE – Three games into the 2014 season and the LSU defense finds itself ranked among the national leaders in several major categories, including a No. 2 ranking in scoring defense at 8.3 points per game.

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Tiger Tracks to Feature Football, Volleyball

Tiger Tracks to Feature Football, Volleyball

BATON ROUGE, La. – LSU Tiger Tracks, a program highlighting various aspects of the university and its athletic department, can be seen at 7 p.m. CT Wednesday and at 3 p.m. Thursday CT on Cox Sports Television.

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Football, Family Go Hand-in-Hand for Kragthorpes

Football, Family Go Hand-in-Hand for Kragthorpes

The first family of LSU football? Team Miles, of course, because Les is the head coach and over the past 10 years we’ve all gotten to know his wife, Kathy, and watch the four kids grow up.

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Fourth-Straight Night Game Set for Tiger Stadium

Fourth-Straight Night Game Set for Tiger Stadium

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The SEC Office on Monday announced the start times and television networks that will televise its games of Saturday, September 27.

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Defense Continues Dominance in Shutout of ULM

Defense Continues Dominance in Shutout of ULM

BATON ROUGE — LSU’s defense stole the show on Saturday, posting a 31-0 victory over Louisiana-Monroe that gave the Tigers consecutive shutouts in Tiger Stadium for the first time in 73 years.

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GameDay: Football Looks for Milestone Win vs. ULM

GameDay: Football Looks for Milestone Win vs. ULM

BATON ROUGE – LSU will go after its 400th win in Tiger Stadium on Saturday when the ninth-ranked Tigers host undefeated ULM in what will be just the third meeting between the two programs.

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In Focus: Team First

In Focus: Team First

For LSU senior offensive guard Evan Washington, playing is everything, but not the only thing. While trying to balance being in a fierce position battle with one of his best friends and former roommate, Washington has managed to prioritize the things t…

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Subway’s LSU Football Collector’s Cup Now Available

Subway’s LSU Football Collector’s Cup Now Available

BATON ROUGE – The 2014 LSU Football limited edition collector’s cup is now available at

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Football Sells Record 74,350 Season Tickets

Football Sells Record 74,350 Season Tickets

BATON ROUGE – LSU has sold out of season tickets for the 11th-straight year, as a school-record 74,350 season tickets have been purchased for the 2014 home slate, associate athletic director for ticket operations Brian Broussard announced.

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Texas’ David Ash Quits After Concussions – New York Times


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Texas’ David Ash Quits After Concussions
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Texas Coach Charlie Strong said the junior quarterback David Ash had given up football after struggling with the effects of multiple concussions. Ash missed most of last season because of at least one concussion and lingering symptoms. He was cleared to …
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